Song of the Day #2,110: ‘West Coast’ – Lana Del Rey

lana_del_rey_west_coastLana Del Rey is simultaneously one of the most underrated and overrated artists working today.

When she first emerged, she was dismissed as a vapid model pretending to be a musician. Her stiff SNL performance was excoriated to an absurd degree.

At the same time, her lush and dreamy songs have been raised to the level of high art by some critics and legions of fans.

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